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FEDERAL BILL WOULD BAN INTERNET GAMBLING

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Washington, (TTA) – Two Republican members of Congress have introduced legislation that would ban Internet gambling by restoring the original interpretation of the federal Wire Act. Sens. Lindsay Graham of South Carolina and Jason Chaffetz of Utah sponsored the bill,…

REDESIGNED WEBSITES FOR THE JOCKEY CLUB

AUSTIN, (Texas Thoroughbred Association) – The Jockey Club rolled out two website redesigns this week—one that highlights industry service activities, advocacy efforts, and provides information about its affiliates: www.jockeyclub.com, and www.registry.jockeyclub.com for the registry side of the company. “With two…

Thoroughbred Makeover and National Symposium at Pimlico Racecourse Unites Racing and Riding

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    BALTIMORE, (Pimlico) – On October 5 and 6 Pimlico Racecourse in Baltimore will host the first national gathering of the organizations, farms, and trainers who provide the bridge to second careers for Thoroughbred ex-racehorses. The event is called the Thoroughbred Makeover…

Reality Show to be Set at Del Mar – Stable Wars

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Stable Wars Del Mar Follows The Story Of Two Rival Stable Owners Competing To Become “The King Of Del Mar” Both On And Off The Track DEL MAR, Calif., (PR Newswire) — Stable Wars Del Mar is a unique reality television show filmed…

Horse Racing’s Get Tough Policy on Doping

RCI CRACKS DOWN ON BLOOD DOPING, REPEAT VIOLATORS   AUSTIN, (Texas Thoroughbred Association) – Racing Commissioners International (RCI) voted to create a penalty point system and “enhanced” suspensions for trainers with multiple medication violations, strengthening how racing regulators deal with…

16 Trainers Banned From Ruidoso Summer Meet

RUIDOSO DOWNS, New Mexico – Ruidoso Downs affirms it’s position to maintain the strongest standards for integrity in racing with the summer season set to begin on May 24.             No trainers who have been suspended by the American Quarter…

Twelve New Projects Launched by Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation

LEXINGTON, (Jockey Club) – The board of directors of Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation has approved funding of 12 new projects plus an unprecedented three Storm Cat Development Awards. The 12 new regular projects are in addition to five projects that…